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Aug 28 2015

Employees Recognized

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Kasey Quezada worked as a secretary for the Smith County Adult Probation Department before deciding to go back to school and become a probation officer. On Monday, Ms. Quezada was recognized in Commissioners Court for 20 years of service to the county. Her supervisor, Brenda Culpepper, said 20 years represents a lot of life. “She …

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Aug 27 2015

County Budget, Tax Rate Adopted

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The Smith County Commissioners Court on Monday voted unanimously to approve the Fiscal Year 2016 balanced budget and the unchanged tax rate. The budget process formally began in April. After six budget workshops and two public hearings, Commissioners approved the budget, which addressed adequate funding for law enforcement and jail operations; improvements to county roads …

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Aug 22 2015

Patriot Classic Raises over $160,000

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The University of Texas at Tyler Patriot Classic raised $163,953.25 to benefit the university’s scholarship program, President Rodney H. Mabry announced. The annual fundraiser includes the UT Tyler Suddenlink Patriot Million Dollar Hole-in-One Contest and the Patriot Golf Classic. The Patriots organization leads and staffs the hole-in-one contest, and the Patriot Golf Classic committee organizes …

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Aug 22 2015

Lucky Dogs Festival Slated

On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall, devastating everything in its path. It left more than 1,000 dead and hundreds of others displaced. It also left more than 250,000 pets homeless. Volunteers from animal rescues, shelters and humane societies all over the U.S. and Canada worked tirelessly to rescue as many animals as possible. …

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Aug 21 2015

March-A-Thon

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JT Big Blue Band to March Saturday The John Tyler High School Big Blue Band will perform their annual March-A-Thon fundraising event Saturday. The band will march through neighborhood streets, stopping at homes to perform lawn concerts. Parents, neighbors and community members along the route who pledge $100 will receive a three-song performance. Pledges of …

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Aug 21 2015

UTT to Sponsor Book Fest

The University of Texas at Tyler, in collaboration with Smith County Area Libraries Together and Tyler Area Partners for Literacy, will once again host the East Texas Book Fest. This year’s two-day event will be Friday and Saturday, Aug 21 – 22 at the Harvey Hall Convention Center in Tyler. “The 2015 East Texas Book …

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Aug 16 2015

“Fundamentals of Retirement” Slated

It’s never too early to start planning for retirement.  Learn how with financial advisors Perry Conner and Adam Thompson of Martin Financial Group who will teach a series of classes called “Fundamentals of Retirement” at the Library in August.  This three-week course will cover a variety of topics to help plan for retirement, such as …

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Aug 09 2015

Tyler Tests New Water Purifying Chemical

ETR Report The City of Tyler has long utilized a combination of chlorine and ammonia (called chloramines) to clean its drinking water. The additives have done such an excellent job that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has endorsed them for all municipalities, especially those that (like Tyler) use surface waters. Still, it is standard …

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